Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . March 31st, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Special Report - Organizers Appear Ready to Expand Next Year's Retrovirus Conference
AIDS Vaccines - New Path for AIDS Vaccines: HLA-Tailored CTL Epitopes
AIDS Pathogenesis - HIV Immune Hyperactivation Linked to Tat Protein, CD28 Pathway
AIDS Therapies (Protease Inhibitors) - Drugs Proving To Slow AIDS Deaths
AIDS Therapies (Protease Inhibitors) - FDA Clears Viracept Marketing To Treat AIDS
AIDS Treatment - HIV/AIDS Treatment Center Opens in Florida
Adoptive Cell Therapy - Adverse Reaction To Fetal Calf Serum After Lymphocyte Transfer
Blood Banking (Safety) - Heat Treatment Step Added for Dual Viral Inactivation of Factor VIII Product
Education and Prevention - HIV Prevention Study Sheds Light on Sexual Risk-Taking Among Gay Men
Education and Prevention - HIV/AIDS Education Programs Moving into Schools
Genetic Antiviral Strategies - Site-Specific Recombinase Inhibits Recombinant HIV-1 Replication
HIV Gene Therapies - Phase I/IIA Stem Cell Studies Initiated
Herpesvirus - Vaccine Licensed for Genital Herpes Management
Industry News (Joint Venture) - Agreement Signed To Produce Albumin in Transgenic Cows
Industry News (Joint Venture) - CRADA Signed in Area of Gene Expression
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - Japanese Patent Allowance Notified for Genetic Antisense
Insurance (Viatical Settlements) - Cashing in Early on Life Insurance Policies Getting Tougher
International (Asia) - Vietnam To Spend $5 Million To Fight AIDS
Internet - HIV InSite Website Launched
Kaposi's sarcoma - Antisense Inhibitor of KS Growth Stimulator Inhibits Tumor
Kaposi's sarcoma - Promising KS Treatment Data Reported
Legal Issues - Florida Agency Looks into Leak Allegations
Diagnostics (HIV-1) - "Isoelectrofocusing and Reverse Blotting in Early Diagnosis of HIV Infection."
Disease Associations (HIV/TB) - "Impact of Tuberculosis on the Natural History of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection."
Disease Associations (TB/HIV) - "Comparison of HIV-1 Viral Load Between HIV Infected Patients With and Without Tuberculosis."
HIV-2 (Seroprevalance) - "Absence of HIV-2 Infection in a U.S. Population at High Risk for infection."
Kaposi's sarcoma (Pathogenesis) - "Lymphocyte Adhesion and Transmigration Through Kaposi's Sarcoma Cells: Study in Static and Dynamic Flow Models."
Diagnostics (HIV) - "Antibody-Mediated Neutralization of Primary Isolates of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells Is Not Affected by the Initial Activation State of the Cells."
Disease Presentation - "Pneumocystis carinii Pneumonia Masquerading as Tuberculosis."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "A Single 13-Kilobase Divergent Locus in the Kaposi sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (Human Herpesvirus 8) Genome Contains Nine Open Reading Frames That Are Homologous to or Related to Cellular Proteins. D
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "Kaposi's sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus Encodes a Functional Cyclin."
Kaposi's sarcoma (KSHV) - "Strain Variability among Kaposi sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus (Human Herpesvirus 8) Genomes: Evidence That a Large Cohort of United States AIDS Patients May Have Been Infected by a Single Common Isol
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